Tony Award Nominee for Best Play in 2010, NEXT FALL takes a witty and provocative look at faith, commitment and unconditional love. While the play central story focuses on the five year relationship between Adam and Luke, NEXT FALL goes beyond a typical love story.
Next to Normal received several Tony Awards and the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. With powerful lyrics and an electrifying score, this intense, emotional and ultimately hopeful musical aims right for the heart with its story of a family coming to terms with it's past and bravely facing its future.
Susan, a science teacher from Manhattan, starts work in a small rural Kansas town that's been ripped apart by a tornado. When one of her pupils takes offense to an off-the-cuff remark about how life on Earth began, Susan is thrown into an ethical storm about science and faith that leads to her fearing for her safety.
A grad student's online personal ad lures a mysterious journalism student to his subterranean research lab under the pretense of an evening of "no strings attached" sex. But, when a globally catastrophic event strikes the planet, their date takes on evolutionary significance.